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Executive Health Management

Explaining Linear COVID-19 Spread

2020 27 Aug

During the initial wave of the COVID-19 contagion, many countries recorded infection curves that were linear for extended time periods. This linear growth over an extended time interval is in contrast to the S-shaped curves expected from standard epidemiological models.   You might also like: Mobility, Connectivity and Pandemics of Modern... Read more

Health Management

Tragedy of COVID-19

2020 03 Aug

Adaora Okoli is a medical doctor working to strengthen health systems in low-income communities and achieve equitable access to health for all. In 2014, she contracted the Ebola Virus Disease while treating a patient in Nigeria and had to fight for her own life. Since then she has been an advocate for survivors, universal health coverage and global... Read more

Executive Health Management

COVID-19 Total Antibody Test from Ortho Clinical Diagnostics Receives CE Mark

2020 12 May

-Ortho’s COVID-19 total antibody test receives CE Mark  -Ortho’s total antibody test may be used as aid in diagnosis and to support decisions for getting people back to work -The test offers excellent performance, with 100 percent specificity and sensitivity -Ortho began shipping its antibody test to customers in highly impacted geographies and plans... Read more

Executive Health Management

Crisis Communication: Challenges, Priorities and Perspectives

2020 11 May

Summary: Communication during a crisis is always a challenge and even more so with the unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic. A group of experts from Ghent University in Belgium talked to HealthManagement.org about the elements of a communication strategy, workflow arrangements and adjustments required in critical times and the ways of how... Read more

Executive Health Management

Annual meeting on Infectious Diseases, Microbiology & Beneficial Microbes

2020 13 May

NOW A WEBINAR DUE TO COVID-19 HEALTH CONCERNS Read more

ICU Management

World Congress on Infectious Diseases - WCID 2020

2020 19 Nov

NOW A VIRTUAL EVENT DUE TO COVID-19 HEALTH CONCERNS TO NEW DATES NOV 19-20. Find WCID on Social Media  Read more

ICU Management

ECCMID 2020

2020 18 Apr

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 HEALTH CONCERNS. Find ESCMID on  Social Media Read more

Executive Health Management

APHL 2020 - Association of Public Health Laboratories Annual Meeting

2020 08 Jun

APHL  2020 HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 HEALTH CONCERNS  Find APHL on Social Media Read more